Optimization Help: Dimensions Minimized

Calculus
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Apr 17th, 2015

L * W = 290
W = 290/L
P = 2L + 2W

Cost to enclose

C = 6(2L) + 6W + 16W
C = 12L + 22W
Replace W with 290/L
C=12L+6380/L

take derivative, 12-6380L^-2=0, L=23.06, W=12.58




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